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CENTER VALLEY -- The Wilkes University field hockey team scored three second-half goals to come back from behind and beat DeSales University 3-2 on Saturday in Freedom action.

Lauren Pawling, Shelli Whittington and Ashley Hahn all scored for the Colonels, while Alexis Reed had seven stops in goal.

With the win, the Colonels improve to 7-8 overall and 2-4 in the Freedom Conference while the Bulldogs fall to 3-13 and 0-6 in Freedom play.

King's 3, Immaculata 2

King's topped Immaculata by scores of 25-23, 25-17, 25-23 on Saturday.

Alexa Nelson had 12 kills, Mary Loughran posted 17 assists and six assists, Kaleigh Brady added four kills and Jillian Foster has posted nine digs.

Cedar Crest 3, King's 2

King's fell against host Cedar Crest in non-conference action on Saturday 25-3, 23-25, 16-25, 26-24, 15-7.

Alexa Nelson had 16 kills, Elen O'Donnell added eight kills and six digs, Mary Loughran chipped in 38 assists, Jillian Foster posted 17 digs and four service aces, and Molly Dahl notched six kills and a pair of blocks

Scranton 3, Misericordia 1

Misericordia fell to Scranton at the Anderson Center 13-25, 25-23, 13-25, 14-25 in Game 1 of two-game day.

Senior Kat LaBrie had nine kills against Scranton, while Cailin McCullion added seven kills and a team-high 19 digs.

Misericordia 3, Arcadia 0

Misericordia swept Arcadia 25-13, 25-19, 25-17 in Game 2 of a two-game day for the Cougars.

Kat LaBrie had season-high 20 kills, Cailin McCullion had 16 and Nicole Korgeski had 42 assists.

Hilbert 3, Wilkes 0

Hilbert defeated Wilkes by scores of 25-18, 25-23, 25-22.

Casey Bohan led Wilkes, posting a team-high 12 kills and three solo blocks.

Paige Trusty had four kills and two blocks, Erin Nothstein had eight digs in the match, while setter Megan Powers led the passing game with 17 assists.

Stevens 174, Misericordia 83

Misericordia dropped its season opener against Stevens at the Anderson Center.

Doug Ranson was the lone winner for MU with a victory in the 200 breaststroke (2:14.30).

Stevens 164, Misericordia 87

Misericordia lost to Stevens in its season opener Saturday afternoon at the Anderson Center.

Dani Blass finished second in the 200 free and 200 breaststroke, while Brittany Luzik was second in the 100 and 200 butterfly.

Wilkes 1, Manhattanville 1

Wilkes drew a tie with visiting Manhattanville on Saturday.

Joe Brennan recorded the only score for the Colonels, and Dave Marr gathered 12 saves in the net.

Wilkes 4, Manhattanville 2

Priscilla Bonilla's two second half goals within three minutes of each other proved to be what Wilkes needed to beat Manhattanville at Schmidt Stadium.

Alicia Roberts and Brooke Edwards each scored a goal in the win for the Colonels.

Holy Redeemer wins tourney

Holy Redeemer defeated Troy 25-12, 25-9 to win their annual Royal Rumble girls volleyball tournament.

Playing for Holy Redeemer was Tanner Englehart, Sidney Cotch, Nicole Slovaski, Taylor Braunagel, Kelsy Bristol and Mikayla Bristol.

Sara Warnigiris was the tournament MVP.

Lake-Lehman 6, Holy Redeemer 1

Austin Harry had two goals and one assist in the Lake-Lehman victory in a District 2 play-in game.

Ian McGrane had 20 saves in the net for Holy Redeemer.

Lake-Lehman will advance to play Honesdale on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Lake-Lehman.

Holy Redeemer



First half: 1. LEH, Kris Konicki (Tanner McDougall), 39:40; 2. LEH, Kenny Kocher, 29:10; 3. LEH, Austin Harry (Chris Herrick), 26:03; 4. LEH, Mike Symeon (Kocher), 15:26; 5. LEH, Symeon (Harry), 7:48. Second half: 6. HR, Kenny Rexer, 29:23; 7. LEH, Harry (Herrick), 39:03.

Shots: HR 3, LEH 25; Saves: HR 20 (Ian McGrane), LEH 1 (Colin Masters, Matt Chabala); Corners: HR 0, LEH 7.

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